Penetration Tester @ Shielder
Pol has been passionate about the open source philosophy, since his youth. After leaving the PoliTo he joined Shielder as a security researcher and penetration testers. In addition to information security, he devotes most of his time attending concerts and festivals, the last one was the Sziget Festival.
BREAKING INTO SOMEONE ELSE’S HOUSE: AN IOT STORY.
The IoT, the Internet of Things, is a reality that is coming into our lives with automation systems, cars, washing machines, refrigerators, toys and even clothes all connected to the network; However, all these changes are accompanied by huge risks from a safety point of view, exposing our homes to the dangers of the web.
Every day there is news about compromised systems and the IoT ones are not any different, with devastating impacts: “What might happen if someone could see in real time your video surveillance system?”, “Would you buy a car that someone can hijack ? “, “How would you react knowing that someone knows all your eating habits and the beating of your heart? “.
What is the general state of safety of IoT systems? What are the most common vulnerabilities? What vulnerabilities are actively exploited?
Let’s find out by trying to compromise a video surveillance system connected to Internet installed in our office!